Friday, July 5, 2019 - 13:49
Some Of The Electrical Testing We Conduct At Hawkesworth
Hawkesworth Appliance Testing is one of the leading portable appliance testing companies in the UK with over 100 City & Guilds 2377 certified engineers covering the whole of the country. The law requires that you are compliant with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989, and if you fail to test your appliances you could be putting your business, your employees, and yourself, at risk.
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 11:45
Hawkesworth - Additional Services Assists Growth
Hawkesworth Appliance Testing are proud to be entering our third year offering additional services throughout the UK. These services comprise of EICR Testing otherwise known as Fixed Wiring, Thermal Imaging, Fire Risk Assessments, Fire Alarm Testing and Emergency Lighting which have complemented our Portable Appliance Testing portfolio.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 11:50
Apple recalls UK plug adapters over electric shock risk
Apple customers using old plug adapters have been told to return them to the company after a number of electric shock incidents. The three-pronged AC wall plug adapters have been designed primarily for use in the UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong. Versions of these adapters, shipped from 2003 to 2010 with both Mac and iOS devices, have been breaking and creating a risk of electric shock.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 14:40
Beware Of Dodgy Phone Chargers – Watchdog Investigation c/o Electrical Safety First
We recently teamed up with BBC Watchdog to investigate high street stores and online marketplaces to find and put dangerous phone chargers to the test. Our results found that many of these retailers were selling substandard chargers that could potentially harm your phone and even lead to electric shocks.